Emotional infidelity has been on the rise for decades, and it’s one of the biggest threats to marriage. A relationship without sex can be just as intense, or more so, than a sexual one. Not surprisingly, in approximately 80% of cases, the dynamics of these platonic liaisons crosses over into sexual love sooner or later. Sharing thoughts and deepest concerns, hopes and fears, passions and problems is what deepens intimacy. Giving this away to another person, regardless of the justification, is infidelity, a betrayal of trust. This is especially true when you consider that emotional intimacy is the most powerful bond in human relationships; much stronger than a sexual one.
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